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Gene Tyranny

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"Blue" Gene Tyranny (born Robert Nathan Sheff, January 1, 1945) is an avant-garde composer and pianist. [1]

24 relations: AllMusic, Asymmetry, Avant-garde, Carla Bley, Cecil Taylor, Cheap Imitation, Composer, David Behrman, Iggy Pop, John Cage, Kyle Gann, Laurie Anderson, Michael Erlewine, Mills College, Morton Feldman, Peter Gordon (composer), Philip Krumm, Pianist, Robert Ashley, San Antonio, Texas, The Prime Movers (Michigan band), The Stooges, Tonality.


AllMusic (previously known as All Music Guide or AMG) is an online music guide.

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Asymmetry is the absence of, or a violation of, symmetry (the property of an object being invariant to a transformation, such as reflection).

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The avant-garde (from French, "advance guard" or "vanguard", literally "fore-guard") are people or works that are experimental, radical, or unorthodox with respect to art, culture, or society.

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Carla Bley

Carla Bley (née Lovella May Borg; born May 11, 1936) is an American jazz composer, pianist, organist and bandleader.

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Cecil Taylor

Cecil Percival Taylor (March 15, 1929 - April 5, 2018) was an American pianist and poet.

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Cheap Imitation

Cheap Imitation is a piece for solo piano by John Cage, composed in 1969.

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A composer (Latin ''compōnō''; literally "one who puts together") is a musician who is an author of music in any form, including vocal music (for a singer or choir), instrumental music, electronic music, and music which combines multiple forms.

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David Behrman

David Behrman (born August 16, 1937 in Salzburg, Austria) is an American composer and a pioneer of computer music.

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Iggy Pop

James Newell Osterberg Jr. (born April 21, 1947), known professionally by his stage name Iggy Pop, and designated the "Godfather of Punk", is an American singer, songwriter, musician, producer and actor.

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John Cage

John Milton Cage Jr. (September 5, 1912 – August 12, 1992) was an American composer and music theorist.

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Kyle Gann

Kyle Eugene Gann (born November 21, 1955 in Dallas, Texas) is an American professor of music, critic, and composer who has worked primarily in the New York City area.

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Laurie Anderson

Laura Phillips "Laurie" Anderson (born June 5, 1947) is an American avant-garde artist, composer, musician and film director whose work spans performance art, pop music, and multimedia projects.

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Michael Erlewine

Michael Erlewine (born July 18, 1941) is an American musician, astrologer, photographer, TV host, and Internet entrepreneur who founded All Music Guide (now known as AllMusic) in 1991.

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Mills College

Mills College is a liberal arts and sciences college located in the San Francisco Bay Area.

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Morton Feldman

Morton Feldman (January 12, 1926 – September 3, 1987) was an American composer.

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Peter Gordon (composer)

Peter Gordon (born June 20, 1951, New York City) is an American experimental composer and musician, whose music has influences as diverse as jazz, opera, rock and world music.

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Philip Krumm

Philip Krumm (born April 7, 1941 in Baltimore, Maryland) is an American composer who was "a pioneer of modal, repetitive pattern music".

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A pianist is an individual musician who plays the piano.

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Robert Ashley

Robert Reynolds Ashley (March 28, 1930 – March 3, 2014) was an American composer, who was best known for his operas and other theatrical works, many of which incorporate electronics and extended techniques.

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San Antonio

San Antonio (Spanish for "Saint Anthony"), officially the City of San Antonio, is the seventh most populous city in the United States and the second most populous city in both Texas and the Southern United States.

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Texas (Texas or Tejas) is the second largest state in the United States by both area and population.

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The Prime Movers (Michigan band)

The Prime Movers were a blues band based in the Ann Arbor, Michigan, formed in 1965.

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The Stooges

The Stooges, also known as Iggy and the Stooges, were an American rock band formed in Ann Arbor, Michigan in 1967 by singer Iggy Pop, guitarist Ron Asheton, drummer Scott Asheton, and bassist Dave Alexander.

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Tonality is the arrangement of pitches and/or chords of a musical work in a hierarchy of perceived relations, stabilities, attractions and directionality.

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[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gene_Tyranny

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